Southwestern University Rankings

Located in Georgetown, TX, Southwestern University is one of the best universities in the state of Texas. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Southwestern University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Southwestern University.

PO Box 770 Georgetown, TX 78627-0770
Phone: (800) 252-3166
Email: [email protected]
Web site:

Rankings: Southwestern University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 61
Score: 61
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.1
Graduation and retention ranking: 77
Average freshman retention rate: 86.8%
6-year graduation rate: 76.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 78%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): -2
Faculty resources ranking: 37
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 78.8%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.2%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 10:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 88.1%
Student selectivity ranking: 62
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1110-1330
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 51%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 77%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 65.4%
Financial resources rank: 49
Alumni giving rank: 97
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 28.9%


Essential Facts: Southwestern University

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 81%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 29%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 30%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 75%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 76%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, student government, student newspaper, student film society